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Development Homes sued for negligence for alleged assault at Grand Forks group home
North Shore ski trail will allow fat-biking on trial basis
Every treasured holiday keepsake has a story behind it
For prosecutor, charging officer in fatal shooting a complex decision
MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
Snowy owls head south
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
Saturday sports roundup: WHS hockey teams lose; Trojan boys basketball team shoots well in win
Prep wrestling: Prunty first, Byrne second at Redwood River Riot
Column: District 518 explains proposed property tax statements
No need to plan kindness this season
Wine options for your holiday meal
Column: A correction, and more reasons to not trust Ag2School
Letter: Help of 'angels' is appreciated
Marian Maebelle Hanson
Beth M. Bargfrede
Brexlee B. Thammalong
Shauna M. Kraft
Disheveled Theologian: Theological Stocking Stuffers, Week 6: Imperfections are welcome
Don't try to replace parent's deceased spouse
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Column: Eugene McCarthy sat on his bed, listening to us
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
out and about
Vlastuin 75th birthday
Springman 85th birthday
Birth: Nolan Lee Knutson
Knigge 50th anniversary
Birth: Hunter Rose Barrie
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
November 25, 2017
Windom filmmaker releases sneak peek at latest project
WINDOM — Crime, drama, local talent and Windom-area landmarks will all be featured in a young local filmmaker's newest feature-film, “Cottonwood.”...
November 25, 2017 - 7:48am
July 11, 2017
Minnesota keeps Palmer amaranth at bay by pulling by hand, blow torching
COTTONWOOD, Minn. — Propane blow torches, herbicide, the sharp blades of mowers, hand pulling, and most important of all, the vigilant...
July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
May 24, 2016
Court of Appeals affirms ruling in 2014 stabbing case
ST. PAUL — A guilty verdict of assault and possession of an explosive device by a prohibited person has been affirmed by the Minnesota Court of Appeals in the case of a Jeffers man. A Cottonwood County jury found Scott Jeffrey Hanson guilty in January 2015, with the verdict based...
May 24, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 3, 2016
Statewide gas tax proposed: Nobles & Cottonwood support 16-cent-per-gallon hike
WORTHINGTON — With an estimated $600 million annual shortfall in the state’s transportation fund, area counties were asked to consider a...
May 3, 2016 - 9:13pm
January 11, 2016
Photography exhibit opens in Remick Gallery
WINDOM — An exhibit of photographs by local photographers, “Give It Your Best Show: Focus on Cottonwood County Cemeteries,” will open with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the Remick Gallery at the Cottonwood County Historical Society, 812 Fourth Ave., Windom. Visitors...
January 11, 2016 - 9:04pm
October 29, 2015
Armory reuse ideas narrowed
WORTHINGTON — Though the future of the Armory Business Center still isn’t known, a few things are for certain. It will not be restructured...
October 29, 2015 - 10:11pm
August 19, 2015
Not horsin’ around: Adrian wins award at Cottonwood County Fair
WINDOM — The Cottonwood County Fair got under way on a cool, breezy, drizzly Wednesday morning. Despite the less-than-ideal conditions, it’s...
August 19, 2015 - 8:25pm
August 16, 2015
Cottonwood’s 4-H program adapts to changes
WORTHINGTON — This year, due to the onslaught of avian flu, many 4-H programs lacked a poultry category.
August 16, 2015 - 8:49pm
August 7, 2015
Cottonwood talent show seeks acts
WINDOM — Talent acts are currently being sought for participation in the Cottonwood County Fair’s 34th Annual Talent Contest. Anyone who sings, dances, tells jokes, juggles, plays an instrument or has another type of talent to share may be eligible to participate. The event begins...
August 7, 2015 - 8:44pm
Jackson County could lose judge
JACKSON — Jackson County may soon be without a judge. A proposal is being sent to the Minnesota Supreme Court to remove the judicial chambers in Jackson County and have the county co-chamber with Cottonwood County. The plan could take place as early as next fall and is caused...
January 7, 2015 - 9:13pm
September 29, 2014
Data: Sept. 29, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 6:07 p.m. Sunday at the Blue Line Travel Center. No injuries were reported. COTTONWOOD — The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a crash at 7:58 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Highway 23...
September 29, 2014 - 10:29pm
September 17, 2014
Grant will promote regional SHIP program
WINDOM — Des Moines Valley Health & Human Services (DVHHS) has received a $50,000 UCare Community Grant to make healthy living readily available to more people. The UCare grant will support the work of the Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) in Cottonwood, Jackson...
September 17, 2014 - 8:55pm
August 16, 2011
Cottonwood County Fair begins today
WINDOM -- The Cottonwood County Fair kicks off today with a lineup of various 4-H events. Today's agenda will feature the horse and dog show, among other programs. The swine and beef shows this year have the highest number of exhibitors.
August 16, 2011 - 9:09pm
August 12, 2011
Cottonwood County parks workers charged
WINDOM -- Stemming from an investigation that began in August 2010, two former Cottonwood County employees, who have since retired, are now being charged with felony-level failure to pay over state funds and gross misdemeanor-level public employee misconduct. Former Cottonwood County...
August 12, 2011 - 8:24pm
July 4, 2011
Blood drives set in Cottonwood County
WINDOM -- To help meet the constant need for blood, the American Red Cross has scheduled upcoming blood drives in Cottonwood County. While all blood types are need to maintain a sufficient blood supply, right now there is a special need for types O negative, B negative and A negative...
July 4, 2011 - 8:32pm